Film i Väst


Nordic streamer Viaplay orders murder-thriller from Banijay’s Jarowskij

NENT Group streamer Viaplay has ordered A Class Apart, a new Swedish drama from Banijay Nordic label Jarowskij. The eight-part series is a co-production between Jarowskij, Brommamamma, Viaplay, Film I Väst and Banijay Rights, which will distribute the show internationally. Based on an idea by Henrik Schyffert and Gustaf Skördeman, the series is written by […]

Simon Perry to run production at Swedish film fund

+++CORRECTION An earlier version of this story named former BBC America boss Perry Simon as the new Film i Väst chief. TBI would like to make clear that Simon Perry is in no way associated with Perry Simon and the latter is not associated with the Swedish film fund. TBI apologises for any confusion caused […]

SVT preps 90s music period drama

Swedish pubcaster SVT has ordered a new drama miniseries, Viva Hate, which is set in the early 1990s Gothenburg music scene. The 3x60mins series will premiere at the end of next year, with casting already underway. It will follow a nihilistic but ambitious young musician that believes only in the lyrics of Morrissey and his […]